Gov & Administrative Law Questions & Answers

Q: My ex want to call the police on me for withholding mail,but I'm out out town with no access to my mailbox.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Georgia on
Answered on Aug 14, 2018
P. Justin Thrailkill's answer
Why can't he go get it? He should probably have his work send his check to his address. You cannot open his mail, but it's not your job to be his courier.

Q: If you have a licence plate from PA and you live in Nj, will you get fined?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 13, 2018
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.'s answer
Yes you are supposed to have NJ plates if you live in NJ and have your vehicle registered in NJ

Q: Is it legal for a court to not have any working phone lines? Asking for grounds for a law suit.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Federal Crimes, Gov & Administrative Law and Municipal Law for Oregon on
Answered on Aug 13, 2018
Gary Kollin's answer
Be careful.

That sounds like a typical scam.

Read up on them,

There cannot be a contempt of court without a judgment

Q: What are my options. I was overpaid General Assistance?

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI and Gov & Administrative Law for New Jersey on
Answered on Aug 7, 2018
Leon Matchin's answer
I would consider bankruptcy.

Q: My fiance s missing for 14 days upon abduction or run away the whole ordeal cop has falsified 5150 impounded my truck go

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Gov & Administrative Law for California on
Answered on Aug 5, 2018
Dale S. Gribow's answer
much more info needed.

i assume the 5150 3 day mental hold was for you?

under no circumstances should you talk to anyone without the guidance of a criminal lawyer

Q: What happens if an illegal immagrent gets caught driving with out a license and registration, insurance is not theirs

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Gov & Administrative Law for New York on
Answered on Aug 4, 2018
Aubrey Claudius Galloway's answer
It depends on the jurisdiction, but pleading guilty could affect immigration status and any judge will tell this to a defendant prior to a plea. In general, these cases are criminal if the person has a “guilty mind” meaning that they knew the license and our registration was expired; if they had no knowledge it is the VTL509 violation which is not a criminal offense.

Criminal law is my primary area practice and, although our prices are very reasonable at $180 an hour for...

Q: Can a DA file charges against a witness in a case after the defendant has plead and is enrolled in a diversion program?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Colorado on
Answered on Aug 3, 2018
Brian K. McHugh's answer
The short answer is yes. Legally the DA's ability to file a criminal case against a witness to a crime is not effected by the outcome of the case in which the person was a witness. However, there may be evidentiary or proof problems that make charging the witness difficult or impossible.

Q: Gun license put on hold, need some guidance

2 Answers | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Criminal Law and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Aug 2, 2018
P. Justin Thrailkill's answer
First, you need to pull your criminal background so that you know what is out there. Start in Georgia, if you are here, then go to California and pull that one. If there is anything on it, you need to speak with an attorney in the state showing something in your background about whether expungement of your arrest is an option. This depends on the disposition of the case as well as the respective state's law. Good luck to you.

Q: I am in extreme hardship. I am a victim of administrative crime against me and my family. For 13 yrs now im disabled

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Gov & Administrative Law, Legal Malpractice and Libel & Slander for Mississippi on
Answered on Aug 2, 2018
Arthur Calderon's answer
Your best bet would be to consult with an attorney so that you can go over the details of your case, and assess whether you have a valid claim that could entitle you to compensation.

Q: Is it possible for someone to sue you for sleeping with their husband if you didn’t know

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce, Antitrust, Gov & Administrative Law and Libel & Slander for North Carolina on
Answered on Jul 31, 2018
Amanda Bowden Houser's answer
At 19 you likely possess nothing worth suing for and should likely be more afraid of the threat to 'fight you' than the threat of being sued.

Q: My original atty from '06 injury left practice long ago.Partner said will rep me for life of claim. How does she get $ ?

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation, Employment Discrimination and Gov & Administrative Law for California on
Answered on Jul 27, 2018
Nancy J. Wallace's answer
she doesn't get paid. THAT is the price of letting a client settle by way of Stipulations With Request For Award. the attorney gets to work for free. You should have been visiting the treating physician every 6 months since being released. if you don't use your 'future' medical care it's really tough to get it re-established. If you had been visiting the treater every 6 months or every 9 months, you could walk in without reaching the adjuster again.

Q: I have a few questions about what is legal and what is not in Indiana pertaining to driving with an Arizona license

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Gov & Administrative Law for Indiana on
Answered on Jul 25, 2018
Andrew Bennett's answer
The requirement is based on where your domiciled, not moved. If you are merely going to college in IN but still a resident in AZ and pay AZ income tax then your AZ license is sufficient. However, if you no longer have ties to AZ and would be required to file taxes in IN then you must change your license within the required time frame.

Q: Can someone with a permanent residence in the state of IN be deported with a recent speeding ticket & OWI?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Immigration Law and DUI / DWI for Indiana on
Answered on Jul 23, 2018
Andrew Bennett's answer
That is a complicated area of law, the person needs to consult with an immigration attorney. An OWI is considered a crime of moral turpitude and could have deportation consequences.

Q: Can the police go inside a home to do a welfare check even if they arrest the person who owns the home?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Utah on
Answered on Jul 22, 2018
Mr Aric M Cramer Sr.'s answer
Well they can because they did. The issue is the condemnation of the home. You will need to contact a real estate attorney who is familiar with this area to get a specific legal opinion.

Q: Hello? U.S. Constitution> Article II Section I. Could you explain it in lay terms? thx

1 Answer | Asked in Constitutional Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Florida on
Answered on Jul 19, 2018
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer
"Article. II.

Section. 1.

The executive Power shall be vested in a President of the United States of America. He shall hold his Office during the Term of four Years, and, together with the Vice President, chosen for the same Term, be elected, as follows:

Each State shall appoint, in such Manner as the Legislature thereof may direct, a Number of Electors, equal to the whole Number of Senators and Representatives to which the State may be entitled in the Congress: but no...

Q: Do I need a new attorney for a new trial in another state?

1 Answer | Asked in Gov & Administrative Law, Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for California on
Answered on Jul 18, 2018
Dale S. Gribow's answer
much more info needed

questions like this need to be posed to her current lawyer who knows all the facts.

i have no idea how they get jurisdiction in calif for an event from another state.

Q: Does a county Board of Supervisors(Lamar County, MS) have the right to tell a property owner to clean up their property

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights and Gov & Administrative Law for Mississippi on
Answered on Jul 18, 2018
Arthur Calderon's answer
Yes. The County Board of Supervisors may follow the statute to mandate that the property be cleaned at the owner's expense, and if the property is not cleaned, then the County can go in and clean the property and bill the owner.

Q: Is there anyway to become a vet tech w/ felonies of drug possession & burglary on record from youthful indescresion?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Employment Law for Georgia on
Answered on Jul 17, 2018
David Edward Boyle's answer
Whether an employer will hire you is the only test. Private employers can set their own criteria for hiring.

Q: Can I get a concealed handgun permit in the state of texas if I was charged 3 years ago for a crime which was dismissed

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Gov & Administrative Law and Public Benefits for Texas on
Answered on Jul 13, 2018
Grant St Julian III's answer
Was the case dismissed after successful completion of deferred adjudication probation, or was it dismissed without any plea being entered? Ask this question to the attorney who represented you on the matter. Good luck.

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